6) Discuss the multifaceted advantages offered by Bogibeel bridge and how it aids the Act East policy for india?(250 words)

Topic – Infrastructure 6) Discuss the multifaceted advantages offered by Bogibeel bridge and how it aids the Act East policy for india?(250 words) Livemint Why this question The article discusses the significance of the newly inaugurated Bogibeel bridge connecting Assam and Arunachal Pradesh and the immense advantages this holds for North eastern states which are …

5) There is a need for an inclusive Disaster Risk Management (DRM). Discuss. Also discuss the factors A responsible for holding back inclusive DRM.(250 words)

Topic – Disaster and disaster management 5) There is a need for an inclusive Disaster Risk Management (DRM). Discuss. Also discuss the factors A responsible for holding back inclusive DRM.(250 words) Why this question Disasters create havoc in the society and inflict damage which is beyond the coping capacity of a society. However, there are …

4) A rapidly growing e-waste crisis needs rapid official decision making and time-bound responses. Critically analyze.(250 words)

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, 4) A rapidly growing e-waste crisis needs rapid official decision making and time-bound responses. Critically analyze.(250 words) Indian express Why this question E-waste generation across the world has increased significantly on account of growing adoption of technology and electronic products. The e-waste can be recycled to collect valuable metals but …

3) Section 69 of the IT Act allows for disproportionate state action, and is antithetical to the right to privacy. Critically analyze. (250 words)

Topic – Indian polity : issues 3) Section 69 of the IT Act allows for disproportionate state action, and is antithetical to the right to privacy. Critically analyze. (250 words) The hindu Why this question The article examines section 69 of the IT Act and why it might be antithetical to privacy. The issue gains …

2) Use of sealed cover in its proceedings is well-intentioned, but may not be the correct way to approach issues of constitutional, national or institutional importance. Comment. (250 words)

Topic– Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary 2) Use of sealed cover in its proceedings is well-intentioned, but may not be the correct way to approach issues of constitutional, national or institutional importance. Comment. (250 words) Indianexpress Why this question Use of sealed covers to present facts, arguments in the proceedings …

1) Chabahar port has immense possibilities as well as provides significant challenges for India, now that India has taken over operations of the port. Analyze.(250 words)

Topic – India and its bilateral relations. 1) Chabahar port has immense possibilities as well as provides significant challenges for India, now that India has taken over operations of the port. Analyze.(250 words) The hindu Why this question India has formally taken over operations of Iran’s strategic Chabahar Port. The article discusses the possibilities and …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 26 December 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,26 December 2018 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs. The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 26 December 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 26 December 2018 Paper 2: Topics covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.   Government rejects …

Bogibeel Bridge

Topics covered: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways, etc.   Bogibeel Bridge   The Prime Minister Narendra Modi, dedicated the Bogibeel bridge in Assam, to the nation. Additionally, on the northern bank of the Brahmaputra, the Prime Minister also flagged passenger train passing through the bridge.   Significance of the Bridge: The bridge spanning the …

Bogibeel Bridge

Topics covered: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways, etc.   Bogibeel Bridge   The Prime Minister Narendra Modi, dedicated the Bogibeel bridge in Assam, to the nation. Additionally, on the northern bank of the Brahmaputra, the Prime Minister also flagged passenger train passing through the bridge.   Significance of the Bridge: The bridge spanning the …

Achievements of Indian Scientists in 2018

Topics covered: Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.   Achievements of Indian Scientists in 2018   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Overview and significance of the Achievements.   Context: The year 2018 is ending with spectacular success of Indian scientists and technologists in the space …

Governing council for MSME exports

Topics covered: Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these …

Rythu Bandhu scheme

Topics covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and …

Government rejects separate time zone for NE States

Topics covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.   Government rejects separate time zone for NE States   What to study? For …

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 26 DECEMBER 2018

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 26 DECEMBER 2018 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2019: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   Tomorrow’s Static Topic:  Disaster and disaster management   General Studies – 2 Topic– Government policies and interventions …